Egypt faces a divisive runoff

Egypt faces a divisive runoff

Cairo : Egypt | May 25, 2012 at 11:40 PM PDT
Source: Chandler Republic
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The Muslim Brotherhood's candidate and a veteran of ousted leader Hosni Mubarak's autocratic regime will face each other in a runoff election for Egypt's president, according to first-round results Friday. The divisive showdown dismayed many Egyptians who fear either one means an end to any democratic... FULL ARTICLE AT Chandler Republic
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Hosni Mubarak has ruled Egypt since 1981
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